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How much does a Senior Software Engineer make in Mountain View, CA?

Updated Jul 28, 2021

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$152,842 /yr
Average Base Pay

14,914 salaries

$113K

Low

$153K

Average

$207K

High

Additional Cash Compensation
Average$31,469Range$6,447 - $153,608
The average salary for Senior Software Engineer is $152,842 per year in Mountain View, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 14914 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Senior Software Engineer employees in Mountain View, CA.

Seniority Levels

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Senior Software Engineer$152,842 /yr
L4
Software Engineer IV$156,232 /yr
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Google
4.5

Google

Senior Software Engineer

$190,138

 /yr
Range: $18K - $380K
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$18K

$380K

$17,804 - $379,830 Range

Intuit
4.4

Intuit

Senior Software Engineer

$167,053

 /yr
Range: $137K - $242K

$137K

$242K

$137,470 - $241,819 Range

LinkedIn
4.4

LinkedIn

Senior Software Engineer

$173,439

 /yr
Range: $45K - $223K

$45K

$223K

$44,522 - $223,233 Range

NortonLifeLock
3.7

NortonLifeLock

Senior Software Engineer

$133,080

 /yr
Range: $112K - $170K

$112K

$170K

$111,522 - $169,503 Range

EPAM
4.2

EPAM

Senior Software Engineer

$121,166

 /yr
Range: $81K - $139K

$81K

$139K

$81,447 - $138,621 Range

Samsung Research America
4

Samsung Research America

Senior Software Engineer

$142,273

 /yr
Range: $122K - $192K

$122K

$192K

$122,169 - $191,796 Range

Nokia
4.1

Nokia

Senior Software Engineer

$153,828

 /yr
Range: $99K - $180K

$99K

$180K

$99,026 - $180,145 Range

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Tango
2.9

Tango

Senior Software Engineer

$164,083

 /yr
Range: $148K - $209K

$148K

$209K

$147,940 - $209,420 Range

Atlassian
4.6

Atlassian

Senior Software Engineer

$186,333

 /yr
Range: $155K - $200K

$155K

$200K

$155,226 - $199,721 Range

Arm
4.1

Arm

Senior Software Engineer

$161,451

 /yr
Range: $161K - $161K

$161K

$161K

$161,451 - $161,451 Range

Coursera
3.9

Coursera

Senior Software Engineer

$187,660

 /yr
Range: $175K - $219K

$175K

$219K

$174,983 - $219,329 Range

Twilio
4.4

Twilio

Senior Software Engineer

$189,650

 /yr
Range: $162K - $211K

$162K

$211K

$161,807 - $210,723 Range

MobileIron
3.8

MobileIron

Senior Software Engineer

$164,760

 /yr
Range: $134K - $203K

$134K

$203K

$134,150 - $203,340 Range

Synopsys
4.1

Synopsys

Senior Software Engineer

$149,768

 /yr
Range: $135K - $188K

$135K

$188K

$135,000 - $188,126 Range

Veritas Technologies
3.6

Veritas Technologies

Senior Software Engineer

$145,227

 /yr
Range: $122K - $149K

$122K

$149K

$121,963 - $149,255 Range

OpenTV
3.2

OpenTV

Senior Software Engineer

$142,887

 /yr
Range: $105K - $178K

$105K

$178K

$104,745 - $178,435 Range

Coupons.com
2.9

Coupons.com

Senior Software Engineer

$154,932

 /yr
Range: $132K - $160K

$132K

$160K

$131,883 - $159,894 Range

Elementum
3.3

Elementum

Senior Software Engineer

$171,898

 /yr
Range: $115K - $185K

$115K

$185K

$115,208 - $185,436 Range

Alcatel-Lucent
3.6

Alcatel-Lucent

Senior Software Engineer

$157,183

 /yr
Range: $124K - $203K

$124K

$203K

$124,472 - $202,693 Range

Omnicell
3.4

Omnicell

Senior Software Engineer

$123,238

 /yr
Range: $101K - $133K

$101K

$133K

$100,580 - $133,121 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Senior Software Engineer salaries

The average salary for a Senior Software Engineer is $152,842 per year in Mountain View, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 14914 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Senior Software Engineer employees in Mountain View, CA.

The highest salary for a Senior Software Engineer in Mountain View, CA is $206,729 per year.

The lowest salary for a Senior Software Engineer in Mountain View, CA is $113,001 per year.

If you are thinking of becoming a Senior Software Engineer or planning the next step in your career, find details about the role, the career path and salary trajectory of a Senior Software Engineer.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent senior software engineer salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$154,000
per year
A Senior Software Engineer reported making $154,000 per year
Additional Pay
$15k cash bonus
$40k stock bonus
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$182,000
per year
A Senior Software Engineer reported making $182,000 per year
Additional Pay
$33k cash bonus
$100k stock bonus
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$160,000
per year
A Senior Software Engineer reported making $160,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$170,000
per year
A Senior Software Engineer reported making $170,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$185,000
per year
A Senior Software Engineer reported making $185,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$154,000
per year
A Senior Software Engineer reported making $154,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$155,000
per year
A Senior Software Engineer reported making $155,000 per year
Additional Pay
$16k cash bonus
$20k stock bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$183,040
per year
A Senior Software Engineer (SDE3) reported making $183,040 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$155,000
per year
A Senior Software Engineer reported making $155,000 per year
Additional Pay
$40k cash bonus
$40k stock bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
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